Ireland rugby team

 
Which Boks have had their day?
Which Boks have had their day?
Defeat shines an uncomfortable light, illuminating the areas you hoped no one would notice. After losing to an Irish side that was a player short...
De Villiers defends game-plan
De Villiers defends game-plan
South Africa coach Peter de Villiers insisted his side could mount a successful defence of the World Cup with a game-plan based on their traditional strengths after the Springboks beat Ireland 23-21....
Boks survive late scare to edge Irish
Boks survive late scare to edge Irish
South Africa put a miserable Tri-Nations behind them and ended a three-game losing streak against Ireland by surviving a stirring fightback in a...
Stegmann gets Bok call-up
Stegmann gets Bok call-up
Deon Stegmann will make his Test debut for the Springboks against Ireland in Dublin on Saturday, the SA Rugby Union (Saru) has announced.
Ireland end year unbeaten with South Africa win
Ireland end year unbeaten with South Africa win
Six Nations champions Ireland beat World and Tri-Nations champions South Africa 15-10 in a battle of the hemispheres to extend their unbeaten run...
All Blacks, Ireland rejig battle plans
All Blacks, Ireland rejig battle plans
The All Blacks and Ireland have been forced to hastily rejig their battle plans 48 hours before Saturday's one-off rugby Test as injury and an...
Carter guides All Blacks to tight win
Carter guides All Blacks to tight win
New Zealand flyhalf Daniel Carter overcame an erratic performance to guide the All Blacks to a 21-11 victory over Ireland at a rain-soaked...